Hoosier Tire West sends R&D Pro-4 Tire into Production

Hoosier Tire West is getting set to debut the new Project Filter PRO-4 Tire at Meridian Speedway


The increasingly popular  700 Series “ribbed” tire tested well this week in a wider version
The 700 will now be available in a 9″ width. The right side of the car will use the 23.5 x 9.0-13 and the left side will use the 23.0 x […]


03/26/2012 By Kevin Ramsell/ASA PR

DAYTONA BEACH, FL (Monday, March 26, 2012) – ASA President Dennis Huth announced a long-term agreement today with the ASA Pro Trucks Series. The Series formerly known as the Intermountain Pro Trucks joins the ASA Family of sanctioned series.

“This is an incredible opportunity for our series,” Randy Kerr, ASA Pro Trucks Series Promoter said. “Our agreement […]

58 Rus Ward

Division: ASA Modified
Name: Rus Ward
Age: 38
Hometown: Meridian
Car#: 58
Years In Racing: 15
Car Owner: Rus Ward
Crew Members: Chet Ward
Rick Ward
Scott Ward
Robyn Ward
Rodney Houpt
Sponsors: Boise Spring Works
Brent Lamb

Family: Robyn Ward (Wife)
Chet Ward (Father)
Rick Ward (Brother)
Scott Ward (Son)
Jessica Farris (Daughter)
Cheyanne (Grand Daughter)
Job Info: Blacksmith
Racing Accomplishments: 2003 Meridian Speedway Moified Champion

Twitter Page:
Facebook Page: […]

44 Eric Ransom

Division: Pepsi Sprint Cars
Name: Eric Ransom
Age: 31
Hometown: Boise
Car#: 44
Years In Racing: 19
Car Owner: Banner Promotions
Crew Members: Willie Ransom
Joey Moore
Chris Goslin
Sponsors: YMC – Mechanical Contractor
Banner Promotions
Sage Riders Transportation
Crane West, Inc.
Analytical Laboratories, Inc.
Family: Wife – Triffie Ransom
Son – Seeley Ransom
Dad – Willie Ransom
Job Info: CTA – Mechanical Designer
Racing Accomplishments: Rookie of the year for 2010 in the Pepsi sprint car class.
Twitter Page:
Facebook Page: […]

28 Zach Blume

Division: Legends
Name: Zach Blume
Age: 15
Hometown: Eagle, ID
Car#: 28z
Years In Racing: 8
Car Owner: Blume Racing
Crew Members: Curt Blume
Dean Taylor
Kirk Wartman
Debbie Blume
Delaney Blume
Sponsors: Squaw Butte Signs
Eagle Big O Tire
Swiss Air / Peter Summer
MickeyRay’s Roadhouse BBQ
Modern Woodmen Fraternal Financial
Idaho Web Printers

Family: Debbie Blume – Mom
Curt Blume – Dad
Delaney Blume – Sister
Job Info: Student at Eagle High School
Racing Accomplishments: Seven Track Championships in eight […]

Super Stock Addendum

March 12, 2012

Attn Super Stock Division:
Rule 11.7.11 shall be clarified further as to only allow the gold WB Pro Series Shocks.
No other shock will be allowed. Please plan accordingly.
This is an official addendum to the rule book. […]

Winged sprintcars unify in new series

by Jon Brown – MERIDIAN, Idaho — Through collaboration, the movers and shakers of the Northwest winged sprint world have strengthened the sport for drivers and fans alike in 2012.

The new Canadian-American Western Winged Sprintcar Series is at the center of the effort to make sprintcar racing in western Canada, Idaho and Utah beneficial for the men and women who strap […]

11 Chase Gilbertson

Division: Legends
Name: Chase Gilbertson
Age: 16
Hometown: Boise, Idaho
Car#: 11
Years In Racing: 6
Car Owner: Kevin Gilbertson/Chase Me Racing
Crew Members: Gerald Gilbertson-Grandpa
Kris Freedman-Friend
Allen Mair-Friend
Sponsors: ESI
ESI Express Service Division
Gilbys Detail
FAST Enterprises
Primo Powder Coating
Major Tire&Hitch
Factory Pipe Products
Family: Annette Gilbertson-Mom
Jake Gilbertson-Brother
Kevin Gilbertson-Dad
Job Info: Maitnence Worker at G-7 RV Resorts
Racing Accomplishments: 2011-Legend Rookie of the year and 5th in overall season points
2010-Bandolero Champion
2009-Bandolero Rookie of the year
2008-125cc […]

99 Kendra Occhipinti

Division: Jr. Stingers
Name: Kendra Occhipinti
Age: 14
Hometown: Nampa
Car#: 99
Years In Racing: 2 1/2 years
Car Owner: Melissa Weaver
Crew Members: Grandpa – Marv Weaver
Sponsors: Marv’s Tire Service – Nampa 467-7969
Bearclaw Graphics – Nampa 697-0322
Family: Mom – Melissa
Grandpa – Marv
Grandma – Donna
Brother – Taylor
Dad & Stepmom – Paul & Sandy
Job Info: Full time student – 8th grade
Racing Accomplishments: 2011 – 3rd place in season […]